of uniqueness…

“It is quite natural that people who really have something particular about them should be different from each other on … More

creative intentions

The road to banality is paved with creative intentions. Surprise is not easily defined. It is the unexpected that strikes … More

Van Gogh on love.

It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and … More

Henri Matisse

If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France where the skies … More

Maria Popova.

THE FOURTH SIGN OF THE ZODIAC (PART 3) I know, you never intended to be in this world. But you’re … More

stories of ourselves.

The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. Knowledge and love are both indefinitely extensible; therefore, … More

Dani shapiro

Deep inside, we are all so much the same — our details might be different, but we are all kind … More

Anne Lamont

When you love something like reading — or drawing or music or nature — it surrounds you with a sense … More